Dromos

Dromos

HomeRoutesPlaces of interest

This site uses cookies to improve your experience and the quality of our services. By using this site you agree to its use of cookies. More information Hide

Anogia

Sponsored links

Village

Public

Anogia is a famous mountain village of Mt Psiloritis. It became famous because of a massacre in World War II. It paid that price for the help it offered to the abductors of the German General Kreipe. The inhabitants were driven from their homes and moved to other villages in Mylopotamos, and then teh village was razed to the ground. When the "punishment" of Anogia was complete, not one brick was left on another. After the war, the inhabitants returned, rebuilt their homes and today Anogia lives again as a reminder of the struggles of the Cretans against all the invaders of the tragic island, their determination and their love of their homeland.

More information

Address

Anogia
Crete

More about this place of interest

Routes nearby

Related channels

Sponsored links

© 2006-2018 RouteYou - www.routeyou.com